Capparis decidua, a medicinal plant of family Capparaceae grows abundantly in wild arid regions of Asia, Africa and Saudi Arabia. The plant. PDF | On Jan 1, , Pradeep Singh and others published Capparis decidua- An important medicinal plant: A review of Its Traditional Uses, Phytochemistry and. Capparis decidua (Forsk.) is belonging to family Capparidaceae, yet important medicinal plant of Indian Medicinal Plants. In the traditional.
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Dave’s Botanary commonly known as: Capparis decidua from Refinery Road Area Panipat: Details of some important contributors. It can be capapris in landscape gardeningafforestation and reforestation in semidesert and desert areas; it provides assistance against soil erosion. For more details, pl. The plant can afford this behaviour because of its ability to draw moisture from deeper soil layers.
This particular big shrub of Capparis desidua was profusely flowering on the periphery of the Sanctuary and many Black Bucks were eating something from capparie shrub Decidus of the month. Had clicked these pictures on the 3rd of August, while wayfaring through Suvai, East Kachchh.
I’ve heard people make pickle of the fruits, but never seen someone actually making it local people don’t make pickle.
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It is called Capparis decidua [not desidua]. This is Capparis decidua. Clicked these near Jaisalmer, RJ in March But had never seen the flowers, everytime a capparis has been submitted here I have yearned to see the Kerda nu jaad.
For the village in India, see Kair, Delhi. Had posted some pictures from Kachchh a few months back.
It seems paradoxical that plants should produce flowers and fruits during the driest period when there is maximum water stress. Kaul, Director, Forestry Research, F. This is locally known as Kair. Here’s the link this is capparis decidua flrs are red, fruits are pickeld in maharashtra. Sharing some pictures of a Kair tree [ Capparis decidua ] from East Kachchh. Sharing few pics of plant habitat and fruits of Capparis decidua.
This plant does not have leaves. I have eaten Kerda achhar as an young child on visits to my grandma. Can someone identify dceidua Karir I am quite relieved to know this is a common plant and found over a vast habitat from Africa to Rajasthan. Capparaceae and Cleomaceae Fortnight:: Articles with ‘species’ microformats Articles containing Hindi-language text Articles containing Sindhi-language text. It is a wonderful pickle indeed. The fruits are berry-like and contain many seeds.
Books on Indian Flora. Usually, it is very common as a spiny bush in the dry region of Vagad, East Kachchh.
Major contributors Stars of the month Efloraofindia’s journey General. It is a small much branched tree or shrub of arid regions in Africa, Middle East and southern Asia, including the Thar desertears a mass of slender, leafless branches, the small caducous leaves being found cpparis on young shoots.
As the name suggests you will not find leaves. It coppices well and produces root suckers freely. The rains have eluded Kachchh this year but Kair was flowering and fruiting with impelling vigour, I suppose this can be attributed to the amazing survival strategies of this xerophyte in the extreme conditions of an arid biotope.
It is extremely drought-resistant and tolerates some frost. Caparis decidua – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.